Gath


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Gath

 (găth)
An ancient city of Palestine east-northeast of Gaza. It was one of the five Philistine city-kingdoms and the home of Goliath.

Gath

(ɡæθ)
n
(Bible) Old Testament one of the five cities of the Philistines, from which Goliath came (I Samuel 17:4) and near which Saul fell in battle (II Samuel 1:20). Douay spelling: Geth
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Next came one Who mourn'd in earnest, when the Captive Ark Maim'd his brute Image, head and hands lopt off In his own Temple, on the grunsel edge, Where he fell flat, and sham'd his Worshipers: DAGON his Name, Sea Monster, upward Man And downward Fish: yet had his Temple high Rear'd in AZOTUS, dreaded through the Coast Of PALESTINE, in GATH and ASCALON, And ACCARON and GAZA's frontier bounds.
Tell this not in Gath, lest the Scots rejoice that they have at length found a parallel instance among their neighbours, to that barbarous deed which demolished Arthur's Oven.
is a statement that ranges far beyond Gath and Ashkelon.
Miss Gath said Crystal is "totally oblivious as to how lucky she is" and has recovered well from her ordeal.
Carroll and Gath completed an extensive market search on behalf of the firm, which ultimately selected the turn-key property at 1250 Pratt Boulevard.
Tell it not in Gath, proclaim it not in the streets of Ashkelon, lest the daughters of the Philistines rejoice, lest the daughters of the uncircumcised exult (II Sam 1:19-20).
Though no siege is specified, the biblical notation that en route to Jerusalem "King Hazael of Aram came up and attacked Gath and captured it" (2 Kings 12:18) identifies, for Maeir, the perpetrator responsible for the elaborate siege system encircling the city.
Mr Gath said he was alerted to the horrific attack when he heard a "commotion" coming from his neighbour's garden in Ox Lane.
My starting point of 'y gath yn y cornel' or 'the cat is in the corner' was unimpressive for both father and daughter
Two more people were gunned down in Bihar colony, and one was shot dead in Garden area of Dhobi Gath.